Eugene (Gene) Archie Cole, age 91, of North Mankato, MN, went to heaven on Sunday, September 26, 2021.
Celebration of Life will be on October 23, 2021 at 12:00p.m. at the Cole homestead. Stories and prayers at 1:00p.m. Interment will be at Kern’s Oak Grove Cemetery in Belgrade Township at a later date.
Eugene Archie, the son of Archie and Clara (Enz) Cole, was born on April 5, 1930 in Mankato. He served in the Army and was a member of the Nicollet American Legion for over 60 years. He retired from Honeymead in the 90’s. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening. He also enjoyed many get-togethers with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Leora (Sell) Cole; children, Diane (Duane) Severtson, Rhonda (Richard) Hollerich, Sherry Cole, Marshall (Jackie) Cole, and Michele (Larry) Cole. He has 10 Grandchildren, 11 Great-Grandchildren and many special nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Judy Preis.